SUSE SLES15 Security Update : kernel (Live Patch 25 for SLE 15 SP4) (SUSE-SU-2024:1750-1)

high Nessus Plugin ID 197700



The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.


The remote SUSE Linux SLES15 host has a package installed that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the SUSE-SU-2024:1750-1 advisory.

This update for the Linux Kernel 5.14.21-150400_24_116 fixes several issues.

The following security issues were fixed:

- CVE-2024-26610: Fixed memory corruption in wifi/iwlwifi (bsc#1221302).
- CVE-2022-48651: Fixed an out-of-bound bug in ipvlan caused by unset skb->mac_header (bsc#1223514).
- CVE-2024-26766: Fixed SDMA off-by-one error in _pad_sdma_tx_descs() (bsc#1222882).

Tenable has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory.

Note that Nessus has not tested for these issues but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Update the affected kernel-livepatch-5_14_21-150400_24_116-default package.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 197700

File Name: suse_SU-2024-1750-1.nasl

Version: 1.0

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/23/2024

Updated: 5/23/2024

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent, Agentless Assessment, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2024-26766


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:kernel-livepatch-5_14_21-150400_24_116-default, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:15

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/22/2024

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/11/2024

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-48651, CVE-2024-26610, CVE-2024-26766

SuSE: SUSE-SU-2024:1750-1